If you're in New Mexico, definitely take the drive to Alamogordo and check out nearby White Sands. Hiking around in the dunes and camping overnight are not to be missed - great photography opportunities.
ADD TO LISTNot too many travelers make their way to White Sands when visiting the United States. Those that do usually go to see the White Sands National Monument. Otherwise travelers visiting the area generally stick to more well-known destinations such as Roswell. If you do travel to White Sands, please take some time to tell us about what you saw in this White Sands travel guide.
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You can't miss White Sands Desert if you ever visit New Mexico. The name is pretty clear, a completely white desert, one of the most surreal sites you'll ever see in your life.
Bring extra clothes. Bring an umbrella, it gets very hot
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